The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) has released the FY 2018: Vision 21: Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime solicitation. This program will provide project funding to eligible nonprofit organizations that propose to develop, use, and strategize the use of technology in innovative ways to interact directly with crime victims and provide information, referral, crisis assistance, and longer term help.
OVC seeks applicants who demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology initiatives on a national or nationally replicable scale to improve response, services, and access for victims of crime. OVC expects to make up to 10 awards in the range of $500,000 to $2.25 million each, with an estimated total amount awarded up to $15 million. OVC expects to make awards for a 24-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2018.
Apply by June 25, 2018.